Taylor Swift Fans Celebrate 7 Years of ‘Red’

Taylor Swift released her album Red on Oct. 22, 2012. Red is Swift’s fourth studio album and was nominated for Album of the Year and Best Country Album at the 2014 Grammy Awards. Seven years after the album’s release, Swift’s fans are celebrating Red on social media.

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Taylor Swift fans posted their favorite lyrics from ‘Red’

To celebrate the release of Red, Swift fans posted their favorite lyrics from the album on social media. Because Swift is known for her songwriting skills, fans all posted about different songs with standout lyrics. Swifties were so excited celebrating the anniversary of Red, a lot of their posts were in all caps.

“AND I JUST WANNA TELL YOU, IT TAKES EVERYTHING IN ME NOT TO CALL YOU AND I WISH I COULD RUN TO YOU AND I HOPE YOU KNOW THAT EVERYTIME I DONT, I ALMOST DO #7YearsOfRED,” one fan tweeted.

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I once believed love would be burning red ♥️

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“HEY YOU CALL ME UP AGAIN JUST TO BREAK ME LIKE A PROMISE SO CASUALLY CRUEL IN THE NAME OF BEING HONEST I’M A CRUMBLED UP PIECE OF PAPER LYING HERE CAUSE I REMEMBER IT ALL ALL ALL TOO WELL #7YearsOfRED,” wrote a fan on Twitter.

“REMEMBERING HIM COMES IN FLASHBACKS AND ECHOES TELL MYSELF IT’S TIME NOW GOTTA LET GO BUT MOVING ON FROM HIM IS IMPOSSIBLE WHEN I STILL SEE IT ALL IN MY HEAD BURNING RED #7YearsOfRED,” a fan wrote on Twitter.

Some fans consider ‘Red’ to be Taylor Swift’s best album

While Swift was nominated for multiple Grammy Awards with Red, the album did not win Album of the Year. Swift has won 10 Grammy Awards and won Album of the Year for Fearless and 1989. While Red did not win Album of the Year, many Swift fans consider the album to be her best work.

“deserved a grammy. literally her best work. red has absolutely no skips. all too well, begin again, ikywt, treacherous, state of grace, girl at home, 22…. i could go on omg #7YearsOfRED,” one fan tweeted.

“it’s been seven years since the album of the century was released. RED. best album. best era. best album theme. best album photoshoot. there’s no album that makes me quite in the feels other than red. it’s more than just an art, it’s a masterpiece. #7YearsOfRED,” wrote a fan on Twitter.

The album means a lot to fans

While Swift writes about her personal life in her songs, she manages to make her life experiences relatable to her fans. Through her songwriting, her fans are able to process their own life experiences. Red is a deeply personal album, and many Swift fans have a personal connection to it.

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There’s a dazzling haze…

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“Words can’t describe how much this album actually means to me. One of the worst years of my life happened when Red came out and it served as a much needed escape. 7 years later everything still sounds new, inviting, and bold #7YearsOfRED,” a fan wrote on Twitter.

“RED is a treasure – it’s honest and vulnerable, it captures the feeling of loneliness and uncertainty, the excitement of a young, real love and all the magic and heartbreak that comes with it, it’s a wild ride that leaves you with such a sense of calm and hope #7YearsOfRED,” a fan tweeted.